Here we list recent SSSA field presentations, upcoming assessments, awareness raising events, and training opportunities. Please do contact us, if your organization has a ‘seed security event’ to share.

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    May
    2017
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    Jun
    2017
    Wageningen University, The Netherlands

    "In this course participants can broaden their international experience and strengthen their competencies to support seed sector development, taking an integrated perspective. The training is experience-based and task-oriented and highly interactive. It includes lectures, visits to different Dutch seed companies and organizations, case studies, group discussions, assignments and field work.

    The co …

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    15
    Sep
    2017
    Sat
    07
    Oct
    2017
    Zimbabwe: Harare and multiple rural sites
    Announcement

     

    Overview: With increased global scrutiny focused on ill-tailored or dependency-generating seed responses, Seed System Security Assessments (SSSAs) are rapidly becoming the de-facto tool in preventing misdiagnosis of seed insecurity. Seed security is now widely seen as distinct from food security and there is growing worldwide interest in this new field of SSSAs.

    With increased visibility, the d …